Welcome to the Office of International Students and Scholars

Please use the menu above to find the information you are looking for.
F-1 students can also click one of the icons below for common requests.


New StudentInternational Student Arrival Guide

Extend I-20I-20 Information and Financial Requirements

new communicationsEvents and Webinars

Change of StatusChange of Immigration Status

SSNSocial Security Number (SSN)

ID CardApplying for a Maryland
Driver’s License & Getting a State ID

TravelTravel Abroad and Visa Renewal

extend-programI-20 (F-1) Program Extension

CPTCPT: Off-Campus
Work Authorization

OPTOPT: Post-Graduation
Work Authorization


transfer-outTransfer Out
(F-1 SEVIS Transfer)

stem_opt_validationSTEM OPT
Validation Report

Something Else?Something else?
See how to contact ISSS

Other requests can be initiated from your ISSS Portal account.
Click the button below to log in, then visit the Forms page.

ISSS Portal Login